This compendium of the critic and composer’s writings points up his self-importance and apparent ease at wearing two hats.
Albert Chevallier Tayler - The Christmas Tree by Irina Albert Chevallier Tayler was an English artist who specialised in portrait and genre painting, but was also involved in the plein air methods of the Newlyn School.
fawnvelveteen: Nicholas Hiliard, Portrait of Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1575-76 Oil on panel, 79 x 61 cm National Portrait Gallery, London
Your summer is now complete. To celebrate the return of “The Late Late Show” from a short break, the staff posted a time-lapse video of host James Corden’s portrait being shaved into a man’s back hair. The musical notes are a nice touch. ype=type=RelatedArticlesblockTitle=Related... Show More Summary
The last place most people would expect to find portraits being shot is behind the back of a fish and chip shop. But, thats’ exactly what happens at Kazam Hakimi’s place on Oxford’s Iffley Road. He started his OX4 project, named after the area’s postcode, to create a “tapestry” of the characters that frequent his [...]Show More Summary
These candid, eerie portraits of Texans show another side of the Lone Star State.
I know this photo has been floating around for several weeks, but I can’t let it go. It haunts my dreams. It haunts my waking moments. It mesmerizes me. I can’t turn away, coming back to it again and again. Let us count the ways theShow More Summary
It's been more than four months since Beyoncé dropped her new album, Lemonade, which first manifested in visual form as a short film on HBO. Over the weekend, though, Bey treated us to an entirely new look at the transcendent experience by releasing a flood of behind-the-scenes photos on her personal website. Show More Summary
The Washington Post has dug deep into the Republican candidate's background.
Show Us The Money takes you on a journey to the world’s off-shore tax havens and corporate financial nerve centres. FOMU provides a glimpse of the structures that impact on all of us but which are themselves practically invisible. Three projects use very different artistic strategies to expose this global issue
Gear It was the height of camera tech more than a decade ago What is it like to shoot a professional job with a DSLR from the early 2000's?
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Highlyann Krasnow and Mel Stones capture the spirit of New York in the 90s in this series of portraits that feature the stars of the iconic and controversial film, 'Kids.'
Several works depicting the brilliant writer, inventor, politician, patriot, and statesman Benjamin Franklin (1706?1790), who has been the subject of hundreds of portraits, will go on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in a focused exhibition opening on August 22. Show More Summary
Sophie taped for an episode of Miss Diva with Lara recently and for the shoot sported a lace Self Portrait Dress with nude platform slingbacks. She looked fabulous. Also spotted wearing the same dress was Priyanka while celebrating her 10 million followers on Instagram. Photo Credit: Viral Bhayani
People who take selfies are vain, narcissistic and self-absorbed. Why post self portraits taken in a dirty bathroom mirror on social media every. single. day? Is it for attention? Validation? Are you hooked on how many “likes” you get? Get over yourself. Before I decided to take a selfie every day for a year, I didn’t take selfies at all. Show More Summary
history-of-fashion: 17th c Circle of Pier Francesco Cittadini - Portrait of a Noble Lady said to be Princess Henrietta of England
An art dealer busted for swiping a pricey painting from Chelsea hotel called himself an “idiot” Saturday — and blamed his sticky fingers on booze. Yoneh Mizrahi, 28, apologized for walking out of the Dream Downtown Hotel on Tuesday with a portrait of Vogue editor Diana Vreeland. “I was an idiot. I blacked out. When...
French photographer Lise Sarfati made several visits to Russia during the 1990s. The characters in her new foreign surroundings became the focus of her camera — namely teenage runaways in “re-education” camps, transgender youth, and other young faces. She captured her subjects inside crumbling buildings, factories straight out of a horror movie, and other strange […]
In this article, we will explore new ways of using composition and creative framing to tell a story in your portraits. We’ll do so by understanding the marvellous ways our brain (as viewers) construct a sense of story. The common principle...Show More Summary